Flagstaff PD: Serial rapist arrested

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By Andrew Michalscheck By Andrew Michalscheck

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. -- Police in Flagstaff say they’ve arrested a suspected serial rapist.

Police have not released the suspect’s name, but an artist rendering of the man had been released to the public.

Authorities said they were able to locate the suspect thanks to “stepped up” patrols.

It is believed that the man is responsible for two sexual assaults and an attempted rape.

Police said the man may also be a suspect in several sexual assaults in other states.